Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas Taylor Scott
Died: 9 November 1930
Bio Notes: Thomas Taylot Scott came of an East Cumberland farming family. He was articled to J Crosby Hetherington and George Dale Oliver of Carlisle in 1875 and remained as assistant. Subsequently he moved to London to gain wider experience. He passed the qualifying exam and was elected ARIBA on 20 March 1882, his proposers being John Thomas Wimperis, Thomas Henry Watson and Walter Seckham Witherington. In the same year he won the RIBA Silver Medal and prize for his measured drawings, his subject being St David's Cathedral, Wales; and returned to Carlisle to commence practice on his own account. He was elected FRIBA on 12 January 1891, his proposers being Alfred Hessel Tiltman, Roland Plumbe and Edwin Clare. Outside work Scott took a keen interest in agriculture and was a keen horse breeder.

Scott died on Sunday 9 November 1930, having been at his desk until the day before.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2London, EnglandBusinessAfter 18801882 
Item 2 of 243, Lowther Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, EnglandBusiness18941930 

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2J C Hetherington and George Dale Oliver1875c. 1880Apprentice 
Item 2 of 2J C Hetherington and George Dale Oliverc. 1880Before 1882Assistant 

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3Thomas Morgan Forrest12 July 18998 September 1900Assistant 
Item 2 of 3Stuart Veitch Smith6 September 190524 December 1907Assistant 
Item 3 of 3George Christie Morton19091911Assistant 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 6Edwin Clare12 January 1891for Fellowship
Item 2 of 6Rowland Plumbe12 January 1891for Fellowship
Item 3 of 6Alfred Hessel Tiltman12 January 1891for Fellowship
Item 4 of 6Thomas Henry Watson20 March 1882for Associateship
Item 5 of 6John Thomas Wimperis20 March 1882for Associateship
Item 6 of 6Walter Seckham Witherington20 March 1882for Associateship

Buildings and Designs

This was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 21894Gretna Free ChurchGretna DumfriesshireScotland 
Item 2 of 21899Block of buildings, High Street and Bank StreetAnnan DumfriesshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 2Who's Who in Architecture1914    

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal6 December 1930v38London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp89 - obituary